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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

Station 44005 - Search and Rescue Data

GULF OF MAINE - 78 NM East of Portsmouth, NH
43.204 N 69.128 W (43°12'13" N 69°7'40" W)

Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. NOAA may establish temporary Dynamic Management Areas (DMAs) to protect aggregations of right whales. Mariners are requested to transit DMAs at 10 knots or less when consistent with safe navigation. For information on currently active DMAs, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike


Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
10-24-20141200Z14226106
10-24-20140600Z22246126
10-24-20140000Z37286156
10-23-20141800Z51266166
10-23-20141200Z57326176
10-23-20140600Z48306166
10-23-20140000Z45346206
10-22-20141800Z45326176
10-22-20141200Z50286126
10-22-20140600Z6819666
10-22-20140000Z10417656
10-21-20141800Z12214636
10-21-20141200Z14211636
10-21-20140600Z2359645
10-21-20140000Z24614646
10-20-20141800Z25516636
10-20-20141200Z27513646
10-20-20140600Z30920664
10-20-20140000Z32522676
10-19-20141800Z33014655

The six-hour averages are calculated as follows:

  • The 0000Z average uses data from 2100Z to 0259Z.
  • The 0600Z average uses data from 0300Z to 0859Z.
  • The 1200Z average uses data from 0900Z to 1459Z.
  • The 1800Z average uses data from 1500Z to 2059Z.

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